Tag Archives: Robotics

Remtec Provides Leading Expertise Integrating Cognex Vision Technology

Remtec named Cognex Certified System Integrator providing the best in manufacturing automation solutions for automated inspection, 3D machine vision, vision inspection systems and more. Mason, OH and Natick, MA – August 2, 2016 – Remtec Automation, LLC, a leader in flexible robotic automation, today announced its appointment as a Cognex Certified System Integrator (CSI) in […]

Robotics Major Driver For New Job Creation

According to the findings of a study conducted by the market research firm, Metra Martech, Positive Impact of Industrial Robots on Employment, robotics will be a significant driver for worldwide job creation over the next five years. The study, first published in 2011, was supplemented earlier this year with an updated report to account for more recent data. […]

Robots Provide Custom Solutions By Design

While many industrial equipment components are customized and packaged to provide automation solutions, robotic technology offers an approach that is fundamentally different. Robots are designed specifically to perform specialized tasks with speed, consistency, and accuracy. Developed with integrated controls and software architecture, robots provide customized solutions by design. In an article from Robotics Online, Claude Dinsmoor, […]

Robots Adapt To Material Handling Challenges

Material handling challenges, spanning a broad and diverserange of industries, are being efficiently and effectively met with robots. Robotic technology offers ways to improve productivity, quality, flexibility, and consistency while decreasing scrap and addressing workplace safety and ergonomic issues. The ability of robotics to address diverse material handling challenges can be attributed to advancements in […]

Robots Offer Full Menu of Benefits in Food Industry

As rising prices continue to hit the food industry, manufacturers are discovering the benefits of robotic automation in decreasingcosts and improving bottom line. The high level of control and refinement intoday’s robotic technology makes it extremely conducive to a broad range of food industry applications. Reduced Labor Costs | Increased Output | Safety Robots used in […]

First Quarter Shows Robot Use Increasing in the US

The benefits of robotic automation are being experienced bymore and more industries as the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) reports a record setting $369.5 million worth of robot orders shipped by North American robotics manufacturers the first quarter of this year. This represents 5,736 units, a 24.6% increase in the number of units sold and 23.3% increase […]

Packing Robots

Whether you are packing cartons in cases, pouches in cases, or products in trays, Remtec packing robots can greatly improve the speed and flexibility of you packaging operation. But the robot is only part of the story. All of Remtec’s packing robots feature highly reliable Lantech case erectors and sealers, which are available in a […]

Picking Robots

Remtec’s state of the art picking robot systems utilize high-speed parallel-link robots (sometimes called “spider robots”), along with robot vision and high speed line tracking.  Together, these technologies allow randomly oriented products to be picked and placed at rates up to 150 ppm.  In systems that involve multiple picking robots, the rates are accordingly higher. […]

Concept Development and Justification

Our applications team has the experience to help you develop a winning system concept.  Technical creativity and economic analysis are both important components of developing a sound and justifiable robotic system.  Remtec has an experienced staff of mechanical engineers and electrical engineers, including two registered professional engineers.  On average, our engineers have 19 years of […]

Depalletizing

Reliably depalletizing cases or parts presents special challenges.  Loads must be stabilized, and the product being depalletized must be accurately located before each pick.  Remtec has demonstrated experience building case depalletizing systems, carton depalletizing systems, and depalletizers for picking work in process components to supply to downstream production processes. With standard Allen-Bradley controllers, Remtec depalletizing […]